|Aliases:||Green Esmeraude, Queen Esmeraude|
name = Esmeraude
Member of the Black Moon Clan
Prince Demande, Saphir, Rubeus
|Manga:||Act 15 - Infiltration, Sailor Mars|
Nomenclature & Etymology
Esmeraude's name is taken from the obsolete French word for emerald.
Esmeraude has light green hair and light brown eyes. She wears a short sleeveless black dress with matching gloves and boots. Her accessories include black earrings, an emerald necklace, and an emerald bracelet. Additionally, she has a long neck and wide hips.
Esmeraude fought Sailor Moon with her droids Chiral and Achiral when they arrived in Crystal Tokyo. When she didn't succeed, she tried to use her power of Beast Hand to strangle Chibiusa. She was stopped by Sailor Moon, Sailor Venus, and Tuxedo Mask, and turned her attack on them. Tuxedo Mask then destroyed her using his Tuxedo La Smoking Bomber attack
- In the Materials Collection, she was referred to as a "high queen with an alluring, booming voice"
- Her main weapon was a large, sharp-edged fan to attack and harm her enemies; which implies that she may have be quite skilled and proficient in the martial art of tessenjitsu.
- Her rivalry with Rubeus is very similar to that between Shitennou Nephrite and Zoisite.
- She is the second main villain of the Black Moon Clan who was killed by the Sailor Senshi, the first being Rubeus.